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4.5 cu.ft. Ultra Large Capacity Top Load Washer

  • WT7050CV

  • Graphite Steel

Key Features

  • 4.5. cu.ft. Capacity with NeveRust™ Stainless Steel Drum
  • Direct Drive Motor with 10-Year Warranty
  • 6 Wash Programs
  • ENERGY STAR® Qualified
More Room to Clean

More Room to Clean

When it comes to laundry capacity, big is good, bigger is better, but biggest is best. With the largest capacity top load washer in its class*, now you can wash a king size comforter and full set of bedding in a single load.

Count on it

When you buy a washer, you want something reliable that you can count on. Because the Direct Drive Motor uses fewer moving parts and operates more efficiently, LG confidently backs the motor with a 10-year limited warranty.

Get wise

Get wise

If you ever experience an issue with your LG washer, you don't have to worry. The SmartDiagnosis™ feature helps the service center diagnose problems over the phone, or with a simple app on your smart phone, helping you minimize costly, inconvenient service calls.

Save money. Save energy.

Save money. Save energy.

When your washer uses about 30% less energy and half the amount of water used by regular washers, you’re going to make an impact—on your utility bills, your energy and water consumption, and most importantly, the environment.

SUMMARY
Design Style Top Loader
ENERGY STAR® Qualified Yes
Capacity 4.5 cu.ft.
Dimensions (WxHxD) 27" x 44 1/2" x 28 3/8" (57 1/4" D with lid open)
Color Graphite Steel
CAPACITY
Capacity 4.5 cu. ft.
APPEARANCE
Design Look Rear Control
Touch Buttons Yes
Electronic Control Panel with LED Display Yes
Dial-A-Cycle™ Yes
ENERGY
ENERGY STAR® Qualified Yes
CEE Tier 1
IMEF 2.38
IWF 3.7
WASH PROGRAMS
No. of Programs 6
Wash Programs Cotton/Normal, Bedding, Water Proof, Delicates, Speed Wash, Downloaded
No. of Options 9
Options Soak, Extra Rinse, Delay Wash, Child Lock, Rinse+Spin, Spin Only, Water Plus, Tub Clean, Add Garment
No. of Wash/Rinse Temps 3 (Hot, Warm, Cold)
Spin Speeds High (950), Medium, No Spin
No. of Water Levels Automatically adjusts to the size of load
No. of Soil Levels 3
FABRIC CARE FEATURES
SmartRinse™ Jet Spray System Yes
ColdWash™ Option Yes
SenseClean™ System Yes
CONVENIENCE FEATURES
SlamProof™ Lid Yes
TrueBalance™ Anti-Vibration System Yes
SmartDiagnosis™ Yes
3-Tray Dispenser Yes
LoadSense Yes
Status Indicator(s) Yes
End of Cycle Signal Yes
Child Lock Yes
Auto Suds Removal Yes
Forced Drain System Yes
Add Garment Indicator Yes
LoDecibel™ Quiet Operation Yes
Leveling Legs Yes
NFC Tag On Yes
SMARTTHINQ® TECHNOLOGY
SmartDiagnosis™ Yes (v 3.0)
NFC Tag On Technology Yes
MOTOR AND AGITATOR
Motor Type Inverter Direct Drive Motor
Motor Speed Variable
Max RPM 950
Axis Vertical
MATERIALS AND FINISHES
NeveRust™ Stainless Steel Drum & Washplate Yes
Cabinet Painted Steel
Control Panel Plastic
Lid VCM - Dark Gray Tint
POWER SOURCE
Ratings CSA Listed
Electrical Requirements 120V, 10 Amps
Type Electric, 60 Hz
DIMENSIONS
Product (WxHxD) 27" x 44 1/2" x 28 3/8" (57 1/4" D with lid open)
Carton (WxHxD) 29 1/2" x 47" x 31 1/4"
Weight (Product/Carton) 146.9 lbs / 162.3 lbs
LIMITED WARRANTY
Limited Warranty 1 Year Parts and Labor, 10 Years Motor, Lifetime on Drum
WARRANTY
UPC 048231024259

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Is there special liquid detergent that is required for this machine or can I use the same product as in my previous 15 year old washer?

Asked by: Paully
We would recommend the use of a liquid or powdered High Efficiency (HE) detergent in the appropriate detergent cup. It is recommended to only use additives labeled specifically for HE washing machines.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-07-20

Does this machine have an agitator?

Asked by: Jahnavi
The ENERGY STAR® Qualified LG 4.5 cu.ft. Ultra Large Capacity Top Load Washer, Model # WT7050CV does not have an agitator, it has an impeller which differs from the agitator which is a spindle that sticks up in the center of an automatic washing machine's wash drum. The agitator is usually equipped with fins or vanes, and it twists and turns during the machine's wash cycle, moving clothes through the water and, ideally, removing dirt from them. The motion of the agitator varies depending on the selected wash mode, so a delicate wash cycle is gentler than a standard wash cycle. In general, agitators are hard on clothes. An impeller is a low-profile rotating hub that replaces the agitator in some washing machine models. The vanes of the impeller create turbulent currents in the wash water as the impeller rotates. In theory, these currents move the clothes through the water and clean them without the impeller making physical contact with the clothes. The impeller also takes up less space in the center of the drum, making impeller machines easier to load than agitator machines. Impellers are often found in high-efficiency washing machine models that use less water than traditional models and rotate at higher speeds during spin cycles. The higher spin speeds extract more water from the clothes, so drying times are reduced. The combination of water and energy savings makes these washer models significantly more efficient than traditional models...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2017-07-18

Our machine has error code of E6. According to trouble shooting there is something stuck in the pulsilator. Where is this located?

Asked by: Camie
The pulsator is the circular item located at the bottom center of the tub. It is suggested to remove all items from the tub and look inside the bottom of the washer for any foreign objects. Check the seam between the drum and the pulsator for anything stuck there such as a coin, zipper, or paperclip. If you find the item, remove it with a pair of pliers. If no items are found, please contact our Customer Interactive Center at 800-243-0000 to troubleshoot the matter.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-07-14

What does code mean. IE

Asked by: Scott Lebo
We regret the trouble you have experienced with the washing machine. According to page 36 of your owner’s manual, the IE error code suggests that the washer is filling with water very slowly or not at all. This error can be caused by the water lines being shut off, or the water hoses could be pinched or kinked, or the water pressure could be too low coming into the product. If this does not resolve the matter, then the washer may require service. To make service arrangements, you may either contact our Customer Interactive Center at 800-243-0000, or you can check our Repair Provider Lookup on our website, at http://www.lg.com/us/support/repair/support-repair-provider-lookup.jsp
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-07-13

I put liquid fabric in the proper dispenser and it never dispensed during the wash. What could have gone wrong? Is there a certain setting I need to select?

Asked by: Jennah33
We are sorry to hear about the issue you are having with the washer. It is suggested to make sure the detergent was added to the correct compartment. If you require further assistance, please contact our Customer Interactive Center at 800-243-0000 for additional questions.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-07-14

Can you have the lid open while water is running into the tub?

Asked by: karana3511
Once a cycle has started in the ENERGY STAR® Qualified LG 4.5 cu.ft. Ultra Large Capacity Top Load Washer, Model # WT7050CV, the Lid Lock Indicator will illuminate to let you know that the lid is locked as the washer fills with water. It will stay on until you pause the washer, but the water will also stop filling when the machine is paused...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2017-06-29

What is the db rating

Asked by: Jackie42
The LG LoDecibel™ Quiet Operation feature on the ENERGY STAR® Qualified LG 4.5 cu.ft. Ultra Large Capacity Top Load Washer, Model # WT7050CV has a decibel rating of 42-44 dBA...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2017-06-23

Does it have the horizontal shock absorbers which are connected to each support rod and the outer tub for better balance like my wt5270cw has ?

Asked by: Jvvv
Like the WT5270CW, the ENERGY STAR® Qualified LG 4.5 cu.ft. Ultra Large Capacity Top Load Washer, Model # WT7050CV also has a TrueBalance™ Anti-Vibration System. Regrettably, we do not have access to a a service manual or any exploded diagrams that show how the TrueBalance™ Anti-Vibration System is constructed to determine if it is the same as in your WT5270CV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2017-06-02
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